Definition of 'aficionado'
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Who knew the River crowd were art aficionados?Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Yet not many people, bar art aficionados, know who he is.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He has an aficionado's love of jazz, yet his tastes are anything but purist.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
A sports aficionado and jazz lover, he was also able to devote more time to his young son by his third marriage.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Like a yoga aficionado?Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Animal rights groups, child welfare groups and bullfighting aficionados have expressed concern about children as young as 5 being in the ring.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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